Oct 1, 2012 11:00am PDT
the files to report any and all offenders to the police. >>> spanning the globe. facebook's mark zuckerberg met with dmitry medvedev today in the effort to increase facebook's profile. facebook dominates in a majority of countries that use social media around the world, but russia is not one. dmitry medvedev is hoping to create the equal of silicon valley in his country. zuckerberg ditched his jeans and hoodie for a suit. >>> let's check back in with christina loren. i guess it will still be hot out there? >> he will want to trade in the suit for swim trunks in palo alto today. temperatures are hot there in the 90s. google land getting hot up. 95 degree readings. i want to start with a couple of live pictures just to show you how crystal clear it is this morning. you can see here with a ripple out there. winds are picking up a bit. that is the downsloping northerly trend that keeps temperatures warm this time of year. i want to take you into oakland. you can see the haze, but it looks just about the same in san jose right now. lots of sunshine coming in. look at this. it is almost as if the
Oct 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
based on detailed, personal information. all of this coming as mark zuckerberg is 5,000 miles away in rush yarks selling the idea of facebook to an entirely new market. the company that convinced its users to share nearly everything about themselves and their personal lives online is reportedly now exploring new, more invasive ways of tapping into its most lucrative asset, its nearly 900 million users. >> the commitment we made is we're going to execute this mission of making the world more open and connected. >> reporter: but "the wall street journal" reports that facebook is opening those connections to marketers. reportedly now allowing them to target ads based on the e-mail addresses and phone numbers users post on their profiles. even displaying ads based on what users search for on other websites. it's a service facebook competitors, like google and yahoo! have offered marketers for years. but one mark zuckerberg, the company's founder, has publicly shied away from. >> what facebook is doing is keeping tabs on what you're doing all over the web. ultimately, facebook is a busi
Sep 30, 2012 10:00pm EDT
half. a reminder before we step aside. this week on "today" facebook's mark zuckerberg talks to matt lauer about trying to show the world that he can cut it as a ceo and life as a newlywed billionaire. we all pray that somehow it can muddle through. [ male announcer ] this telecast is copyrighted by the nfl for the private use of our audience. any other use of this telecast or of any pictures, descriptions, or accounts of the game without the nfl's consent is prohibited. ♪ waiting all day for sunday night ♪ >> we're in philadelphia. the next chapter in a great rivalry as the new york giants meet the eagles on sunday night football. vick, as he throws, gets it away. down goes vick again. >> bradshaw gets taken down. cullen jenkins. >> to the end zone. a man open. it's jackson. touchdown. ♪ the nfl rocks on nbc >> and the second half ready to begin in philly. 7-3. eagles on top. u can follow your favorite team all season long. just go to itunes.com/nfl. al michaels, cris collinsworth, michele tafoya and our gang. sunday nht football week four. great rivalry which began back in 19
Oct 5, 2012 2:35am EDT
plan is having an impact. >>> and yet another milestone for facebook. ceo mark zuckerberg says the social network tops 1 billion active users a month. amounts to half of the world's 2.5 billion users worldwide. despite facebook's troubles on the stock market, those numbers are incredibly remarkable when you kid that less than nine years ago facebook was operating out of a dorm room on harvard's campus. >> you want to catapult something you think of, into this amaze thing from your bedroom. >> a wild back story to it. i am a total, facebook, junkie. totally. i am one of the billion. it's changed the world, in a lot of ways. >> is it too much sharing. i remember, mi-6, security agency in london, that the wife of the agent, the head, the guy heading it up, she posted pictures of him in a bathing suit on face book. running around. got to be careful, privacy settings. >> the thing everybody is worried about, advertising and privacy. going forward. >>> a look at your weather on this holiday weekend. columbus day on monday. stormy and chilly, and in little rock to cincinnati, buffalo.